Mary "Joe" (Nenaw) Stokley Simmons Harrison passed away suddenly on Friday, July 16, 2021. She was born August 14, 1937 in Waller, TX to Arnett and Ruth (Breneman) Stokley. She was a 1955 graduate of Waller High School, Waller, TX.
Joe enjoyed her work of many years at Dave's BBQ in West Point, MS. before retiring and moving to Athens, TN. She loved gardening, traveling, trying new foods and made the best chicken and dumplings.
She is survived by Judy (Joseph) George, Austin, TX, Eddie (Sharon) Simmons, Hamilton, MS, Sissy Smitherman, Starkville, MS, Jan (Ricky) Lucas, Athens, TN and one brother, Walter Stokley, Jewett, TX. Nenaw was blessed with 9 Grandchildren and 8 Great Grandchildren.
Family and friends whose lives Joe – Nenaw touched are invited to reminisce and share tears of joy for the life of this wonderful Mom, Sister, Nenaw and Friend she was to all at Companion Funeral Home, Athens, TN. on Friday, July 30th 9:30-10:30 followed by a graveside service at McMinn Memorial Gardens at 11:00.
You are encouraged to share memory of Nenaw and/or your personal condolences with her family by visiting her memorial webpage and guestbook at www.companionfunerals.com.
Companion Funeral Home of Athens is honored to assist her family with these arrangements.
Published by Daily Times Leader from Jul. 21 to Jul. 28, 2021.